Family, friends bid farewell to fallen Fort Wayne firefighter

Fort Wayne Fire Department Capt. Eric Balliet was laid to rest Wednesday at Huntertown Cemetery off West Cedar Canyons Road. Balliet died Sept. 27 during a training exercise. After a church service at 11 a.m. at First Assembly of God, 1400 W. Washington Center Road, Balliet’s casket was carried atop Engine 2 to the cemetery for a graveside service.